The Textile Conservation Centre

Karen Thompson Publications

Karen Thompson Textile Conservator - 1999 to 2009


THOMPSON, K and HALLIWELL, M. 2007. Who put the text in textiles? Deciphering text hidden within a 1718 coverlet: Documentation of papers hidden within an early eighteenth century coverlet using transmitted light photography. In. HAYWARD, M. and KRAMER, E. eds. Textiles and Text: Re-Establishing the Links Between Archival and Object-Based Research. Postprints of the Third AHRC Research Centre for Textile Conservation and Textile Studies Conference, 2006. London: Archetype Publications, 237- 244

HARPER, M. and THOMPSON, K. 2006. Made to fit: reinstating a set of tapestries and painted panels into the Audley End Tapestry Room. In: F. LENNARD and M. HAYWARD, eds. Tapestry Conservation: Principles and Practice. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 193-199.

THOMPSON, K and HALLIWELL, M. 2005. An initial exploration of the benefits of using transmitted visible light and infrared photography to access information concealed within multilayered textiles. In: R. JANAWAY and P. WYETH, eds. Scientific Analysis of Ancient & Historic Textiles. Informing Preservation, Display and Interpretation. Postprints, AHRB Research Centre for Textile Conservation & Textile Studies, Second Annual Conference. Textile Conservation Centre, 13-15 July 2004. London: Archetype Press, 177-187.

THOMPSON, K. and WILD, J. 2005. Normansfield theatre scenery: project planning and practical solutions for vulnerable painted textiles. In: F. NUTTGENS and M. JORDAN, eds. Big Issues: Postprints of the Institute of Conservation (ICON) Textile Group Forum, 2005. London: ICON, 29-35.